one very close sold in 2017 from Numismatik Naumann as Philip II (359-336 BC). Tetradrachm. Amphipolis. Le Rider pl. 47, 23; SNG ANS 794; HGC 3.1, 988 (Kassander). Misidentified? If anyone has a copy of Le Rider Philippe, I would like to confirm the reference to pl. 47, 23. One interesting paper here (in German) that discusses the people who minted these coins - with the Thracians discussed for earlier more faithful copies before Celts were in the region. I find this an amazing 2300+ year old coin. Eastern Europe, imitating Philip II of Macedon, 3rd century BC, AR Tetradrachm, (25mm, 13.80g). Complete legend type. Struck in the central and lower Carpathian region (Modern Romania) Obv: Laureate head of Zeus right Rev: ΦIΛIΠΠ-OY, Nude youth on horseback left, holding rein and palm frond; Λ above torch below, monogram below raised foreleg. Before the coin above this coin better represented my expectations from an "imitative" tetradrachm: Tetradrachm from the lower Danube area imitating issues of Philip III of Macedon. Obv: Stylized head of Herakles right (nose right) Rev: Zeus enthroned holding a bird Additional references, corrections and comments are always appreciated. Post your coins of Philip II, Eastern European and Celtic imitative coins, or anything you find interesting or entertaining.